Category Archives: General Discussion

Pondering a pocket gun; Fall; Concrete buildings

I’ve stopped at the gun store several times in the last couple of months, including yesterday, to put my hands on a Kel-Tec P3AT. It’s a nice little gun, damn tiny, and would drop right into a pocket. I would … Continue reading

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We are out there

My wife and I are beginning the process of moving to a bigger house. Today we went and looked at a home that we found on the internet, and met most of our requirements. The only reason I mention it … Continue reading

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Not Dead

Happy August, folks. Finally got around to addressing the blog, publishing some long lost comments and such. It seems like a few folks have hung up their keyboards lately. (JR, Hermit? You guys out there?) I’m trying not to be … Continue reading

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Book!

Came home today to find my autographed copy of Matthew Bracken’s new book Foreign Enemies and Traitors sitting on my doorstep. This rounds out the trilogy, and I’m greatly looking forward to reading it. Click the book to go to … Continue reading

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All Well

All is well on the homefront… Headed south of the Mason-Dixon this weekend to see my kid sister graduate from college. My wife is still about 2 weeks from delivery. It’s a nice day out, so I’m going to see … Continue reading

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Red Tuesday

Since I worked for 12 hours on Sunday, I was strongly encouraged to take a day off this week. Since my wife is out of town on business, today I did the only reasonable thing – I threw a half … Continue reading

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America, Divided

Picked this up from Modern Country Home. It’s an interesting article in the Wall Street Journal from a Russian KGB operative academic predicting how the United States will split by June 2010 when Obama fails to work miracles. Interesting, but … Continue reading

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It’s not full yet, Hermit!

Back from hunting. It was an enjoyable, yet totally unsuccessful trip in terms of filling the ice box. The only deer I saw were the two that jumped in front of the Jeep on the drive to camp. I angled … Continue reading

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Playing catchup

I was out of town for a couple of days, so I’m now in the process of trying to catch up with e-mails, snail mail, bills, blog posts, household chores, and the myriad of other little things that stack up. … Continue reading

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The Shadow CIA

Lawdog posted a link to an article by an organization called Stratfor. They are a private intelligence agency referred to by Barron’s Magazine as “The Shadow CIA”. This is the first time I have heard of them. One thing they … Continue reading

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